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Michael W. Chapman July 21, 2017 | 14:02 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) -- As times ticks closer to when a London hospital may remove a baby's ventilator and let the child die, at least 49 members of Congress have sent a letter to the House GOP leadership to quickly bring existing legislation to the floor for a vote that would grant the baby and his parents residency in the United States, where they can freely seek the medical treatment they want for their child -- something the British health care system is denying them. 
Melanie Arter July 21, 2017 | 12:38 PM EDT
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has reportedly resigned over the appointment of former Trump campaign fundraiser Anthony Scaramucci as White House communications director.
Susan Jones July 21, 2017 | 11:45 AM EDT
The best way to get health care reform through Congress is to make members of Congress live under Obamacare, Sen. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) told Fox News on Friday:
Melanie Arter July 21, 2017 | 10:49 AM EDT
President Donald Trump announced Thursday that three pharmaceutical companies have teamed up to bring pharmaceutical glass packing manufacturing to the U.S. - a decision that will create thousands of manufacturing jobs and an investment of at least $4 billion.
Susan Jones July 21, 2017 | 10:11 AM EDT
Former House Speaker and Trump supporter Newt Gingrich told Fox News's Sean Hannity that investigators should be concerned about leaks that must be coming from Special Counsel Mueller's own team.
Susan Jones July 21, 2017 | 06:04 AM EDT
“I don't know many people in the insurance industry who will contend that the individual insurance market is viable without government involvement,” Rep. John Yarmuth (D-Ky.), the ranking member of the House Budget Committee, told a news conference on Thursday.
Annabel Scott July 20, 2017 | 20:02 PM EDT
Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Dick Durban (D-Ill.) on Thursday launched a new bipartisan bid to pass legislation that would allow immigrant students to earn permanent residence and eventual citizenship.
Melanie Arter July 20, 2017 | 17:33 PM EDT
The White House on Thursday said President Donald Trump "clearly" has confidence in Attorney General Jeff Sessions despite a New York Times report saying the president never would have named Sessions to the DOJ post if he knew Sessions would recuse himself from the Russia investigation.
Susan Jones July 20, 2017 | 06:08 AM EDT
"Single-payer will bankrupt our country, because it's more than we take in for just health care. So single-payer is never going to work," Trump said on Wednesday.
Melanie Arter July 19, 2017 | 23:57 PM EDT
Pressed to explain why the White House didn't provide details on what President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin said during the G20 dinner this month, the White House said there was no readout of then-President Obama's appearance at the G20 dinner in 2011.
Melanie Arter July 19, 2017 | 19:53 PM EDT
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) told reporters at the White House Wednesday that the Senate will vote next week on a motion to proceed, saying Republican senators wouldn't be able to honor their commitment to the voters to repeal or replace Obamacare "unless we get on the bill."
Melanie Arter July 19, 2017 | 17:38 PM EDT
President Donald Trump, speaking to the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, said Wednesday that most states have provided voter data to the commission, but there are more that have refused to provide the data, and he wondered why.
Terence P. Jeffrey July 19, 2017 | 17:02 PM EDT
(Screen Capture)(CNSNews.com) - Under current law--which, of course, includes Obamacare and its insurance-premium subsidies and expansion of Medicaid--total federal spending on major health-care programs will double fed
Susan Jones July 19, 2017 | 06:02 AM EDT
So the way I look at it is, in '18 we're going to have to get some more people elected. We have to go out and we have to get more people elected that are Republican.  And we have to probably pull in those people -- those few people that voted against it. 
Susan Jones July 19, 2017 | 05:36 AM EDT
"Sick." That's how President Donald Trump is describing press reports about his "secret dinner" with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Melanie Arter July 18, 2017 | 18:50 PM EDT
The White House on Tuesday blamed Democrats for the failure of the Senate health care bill, saying they're responsible for passing Obamacare and "for creating the mess that we're in."
Annabel Scott July 18, 2017 | 17:00 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) -- Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) told reporters that despite the Republicans’ inability to get enough votes to repeal and replace Obamacare, GOP lawmakers have “given it their best shot.”
Zenny Phuong July 18, 2017 | 16:00 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) – President Donald Trump’s first nominee for the U.S. District Court was unanimously confirmed on July 12 in a full Senate vote to serve the District of Idaho, according to a press release by Republican Sens. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and James Risch (R-Idaho). 
Melanie Arter July 18, 2017 | 11:18 AM EDT
The White House on Monday accused Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) of politicizing the position of deputy secretary of Defense by obstructing the nomination of Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan.
Susan Jones July 18, 2017 | 10:42 AM EDT
House Speaker Paul Ryan told a news conference on July 18 he's worried that Obamacare will stand, the law will continue to collapse, and "people will get hurt in the process." (Screen grab from Speaker.gov)